Definitions for displaced person
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displaced person, DP, stateless person(noun)
a person forced to flee from home or country
a refugee, especially of war or of forced migration
A displaced person is a person who has been forced to leave his or her native place, a phenomenon known as forced migration.
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A broad term used to refer to internally and externally displaced persons collectively. See also evacuee; refugee.
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